Conte, presently answerable for Inter Milan, has talked about the opportunity of signing the Spurs midfielder, whose contract expires in the summertime, this month.
Reports in Italy recommend the 27-year-old’s agent is in Milan to dealer a deal, however Mourinho confirmed on Friday that the Serie A aspect are but to make a proper bid.
Conte, who on Friday secured the providers of former England defender Ashley Young from Manchester United on a six-month contract, mentioned within the Italian press: ‘Eriksen? We have to go to people who have already had a career, who are at the end of their contracts.’
Mourinho has an extended historical past with Conte as they exchanged quite a lot of barbed insults when the Italian was answerable for Chelsea and he has now reopened previous wounds.
The Portuguese says managers with ‘responsibilities’ mustn’t discuss gamers that aren’t but at their membership.
‘I think Antonio. I think Antonio. He has said publicly,’ he mentioned. ‘I feel we coaches, we must always all behave in the identical means in relation to transfers.
‘I do know that for you it’s not one of the best ways. But I feel we must always at all times be closed, till one thing actually occurs.
‘So once you ask me about participant A, B or C, like after I was requested about three gamers, how can I talk about three gamers that aren’t my gamers?
‘I feel we must always at all times be protecting. Nothing, nothing. When I see individuals with tasks, talking about Eriksen….
‘I think we shouldn’t talk about gamers from different golf equipment till they change into our gamers I feel we shouldn’t talk about gamers from different golf equipment.
‘You ask me about Gedson (Fernandes) since the moment Gedson’s title was on the display screen: goes to West Ham, goes to Tottenham.
‘You ask me if he comes, if he doesn’t come, I instructed you nothing. I’ve nothing to say about it. I feel that’s one of the best ways.
‘You protect everybody, you protect the clubs, you protect the player, you protect everything.’